EU energy innovation policy towards 2050
EU energy innovation policy towards 2050/ Jean-Michel Glachant, Nicole Ahner and Leonardo Meeus (eds). Deventer : Claeys & Casteels, Feb. 2012, 321 p. ISBN 978 90816904 30, 165 euros
What is the European energy strategy for 2050? How different is it from the 2020 energy strategy? What are the technology options? What are the policy options? This volume discusses the EU energy innovation policy towards 2050. It represents the outcome of the 3rd Academic Roundtable of the Loyola de Palacio Chair at the European University Institute held in Florence on the 24th of May 2011. It introduces the reader to the most recent thinking regarding the European transition towards a low carbon future. The views presented include those of experts of the European Commission, major industry players, and prominent academics. Besides academic articles, speeches and opinions it contains reports of the Think Tank of DG Energy hosted in Florence.